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52 Weeks in the Word

English, Religion, 1 seasons, 54 episodes, 10 hours 6 minutes
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One of God’s greatest gifts to us is His Word. How can we learn how to read and treasure this precious gift?! Join Bible teacher Trillia Newbell and friends every Monday for 10 minutes as they share encouraging tips for staying in the Word as well as biblical truths to take your Bible reading to a deeper, more joy-filled level. Be encouraged as Trillia and friends guide you through 52 Weeks of reading God's word together! Available wherever you listen to your podcasts and on YouTube!
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Week 52: Surprises in Revelation with Nancy Guthrie

We’ve come to the very end of the mystery, wisdom, and wonder of the Bible! If you’ve joined us for this entire year, thank you. We trust that the Holy Spirit has met you in the pages of this Holy book. In this final conversation we chat all about the book of Revelation with Nancy Guthrie.  Nancy Guthrie teaches the Bible at her home church, Cornerstone Presbyterian Church in Franklin, Tennessee, as well as at conferences around the country and internationally, including her Biblical Theology Workshop for Women. She is the author of numerous books, including Saints and Scoundrels in the Story of Jesus and God Does His Best Work With Empty. She is the host of the Help Me Teach the Bible podcast at The Gospel Coalition. She and her husband host Respite Retreats for couples who have faced the death of a child and are co-hosts of the GriefShare video series.  This week’s reading:  2 John - Revelation 22 See <a href="https://omny
25/12/202310 minutes 43 seconds
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Week 51: The Book of James with Courtney Doctor

There is some surprising and inspiring truth in the book of James. This small book is jam packed with wisdom on leadership, purity, and discipleship. Join us for a conversation with Courtney Doctor where we discover the beauty and wisdom contained in this book.  Courtney Doctor (MDiv, Covenant Theological Seminary) serves as coordinator of women’s initiatives for The Gospel Coalition. She’s a Bible teacher and author of several Bible studies including From Garden to Glory: A Bible Study on the Bible’s Story, Steadfast: A Devotional Bible Study on the Book of James, and (coming soon)<a href="https://www.amazon.com/View-Gods-Mercies-Access-Gospel/dp/1087747481/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&amp;keywords=In+View+of+God%E2%80%99s+Mercie
18/12/202311 minutes 45 seconds
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Week 50: The Book of Hebrews with Andrew Wilson

Earlier in the year, we had a conversation with Jennifer Lucy Tyler all about gathering to study the Word - that conversation was based on Hebrews 10. What else can the book of Hebrews teach us? What does this letter reveal to God’s character? In this episode of 52 Weeks in the Word, we are joined by Andrew Wilson from the UK from a conversation all about Hebrews.  Andrew Wilson (PhD, King’s College London) is the teaching pastor at King’s Church London and a columnist for Christianity Today. He’s the author of several books, including Remaking the World, Incomparable, God of All Things, and Echoes of Exodus. This week’s reading: 2 Thessalonians 1 - Hebrews 6 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
11/12/202313 minutes 58 seconds
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Week 49: The Book of Galatians with Jarvis Williams

The book of Galatians is a relatively small book, and like many of the other books in the New Testament, it isn’t really a “book” at all. It is a letter - a letter from the Apostle Paul to a church in a town called Galatia. In this episode of 52 Weeks in the Word, Trillia is joined by Jarvis Williams for an episode all about Galatians - who were the Galatians? What did God task Paul to write to them? What can we learn from this letter all these years later?  Jarvis J. Williams is associate professor of New Testament interpretation at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and a preaching pastor at Sojourn Church Midtown in Louisville, Kentucky. He is the author of several scholarly articles and books, including One New Man: The Cross and Racial Reconciliation in Pauline Theology and Galatians (New Covenant Commentary Series). He is married to Ana and is father to Jaden.  This week’s reading: 2 Corinthians 8 - 1 Thessalonians 5 See
04/12/202310 minutes 4 seconds
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Week 48: The Book of Ephesians with Dr. Esau McCaulley

The book of Ephesians, as we know it in the Bible, was originally penned as a letter from Paul to the Christian church in Ephesus. What did the church in Ephesus need to hear? What was their context and why was it significant? How does this letter apply to us today? Join us for a conversation with Esau McCaulley - diving head first into the book of Ephesians.  Esau McCaulley, PhD is an associate professor of New Testament at Wheaton College in Wheaton, IL and theologian in residence at Progressive Baptist Church, a historically black congregation in Chicago.  His first book entitled Sharing in the Son’s Inheritance was published by T &amp; T Clark in 2019. His second book Reading While Black: African American Biblical Interpretation as an Exercise in Hope was published by IVP academic in 2020.  It won numerous awards including Christianity Today’s book of the year. Since then, his work has continued to expand into more public theology, and he is the author of many works incl
27/11/20239 minutes 36 seconds
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Week 47: The Book of Romans with Courtney Doctor

Do you have questions about the book of Romans? Who wrote it? Why did it mattered then? And why does it matters now? Explore the timeless truths and theological richness found within this remarkable letter penned by the apostle Paul. This conversation will illuminate the profound impact of Romans on Christian theology and its relevance in our lives today. Don't miss this enlightening discussion that promises to deepen your understanding of the book of Romans. Courtney Doctor (MDiv, Covenant Theological Seminary) serves as coordinator of women’s initiatives for The Gospel Coalition. She’s a Bible teacher and author of several Bible studies including From Garden to Glory: A Bible Study on the Bible’s Story, Steadfast: A Devotional Bible Stud
20/11/202312 minutes 4 seconds
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Week 46: The Holy Spirit with Shai Linne

Join us for this episode of 52 Weeks in the Word with special guest, Shai Linne. In this episode, Trillia and Shai explore the pivotal role the Holy Spirit plays in the early church's growth and mission. Join them for a deep dive into the Book of Acts and discover the transformative power of the Holy Spirit in the life of believers, then and now.  Shai Linne is a recording artist who has released numerous acclaimed Christian hip-hop albums, including The Atonement and The Attributes of God. After completing a pastoral internship at Capitol Hill Baptist Church in Washington, D.C. and serving as an elder at Del Ray Baptist Church in Alexandria, VA, Shai co-founded Risen Christ Fellowship, an inner-city church in his hometown of Philadelphia, PA. Previously, Shai wrote God Made Me and You and co-authored It Was Good: Making Music to the Glory of God. He lives in Philadelphia with his wife Blair and their three children, Sage, Maya, and Ezra.  This week’s reading:  J
13/11/202313 minutes 14 seconds
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Week 45: Major Themes in the Gospel of John with Courtney Reissig

Welcome to 52 Weeks in the Word with your host, Trillia Newbell, and special guest Courtney Reissig. In this episode, we take a journey through the major themes in the synoptic Gospel of John. We discuss the profound teachings, miracles, and messages that define this Gospel and its significance in the Christian faith. Courtney Reissig is the author of Glory in the Ordinary: Why Your Work in the Home Matters to God, The Accidental Feminist: Restoring Our Delight in God’s Good Design, and Teach Me to Feel: Worshiping Through the Psalms in Every Season of Life. She is married to Daniel, has four sons, and they belong to Immanuel Baptist Church in Little Rock, Arkansas. You can read more of her writing on her blog or follow her on Twitter.  This week’s reading: John 1 - 19 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
06/11/202311 minutes
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Week 44: The Doctrine of Adoption with Blair Linne

Join host Trillia Newbell and special guest Blair Linne on a thought-provoking episode of 52 Weeks in the Word. In this installment, we discuss the profound question: What is the doctrine of adoption in the Bible? Together, we explore the biblical foundation and significance of adoption as a central theme in Christianity. Tune in to gain a deeper understanding of God's love and our identity as His adopted children.  Blair Linne is a spoken-word artist who lives in Philadelphia with her husband and their children.  This week’s reading: Luke 8 - Luke 24See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
30/10/202310 minutes 35 seconds
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Week 43: The Importance of Gathering to Study the Word with Jennifer Lucy Tyler

52 Weeks in the Word is back with host Trillia Newbell and guest Jennifer Lucy Tyler. In this episode, we emphasize the vital role of gathering with your community to study the Bible. Focusing on the Gospels of Mark and Luke, we unpack the richness of shared faith experiences and the profound impact of communal Bible study.  Washington D.C. native Jennifer Lucy Tyler is a wife, writer, bible teacher and the founder of Soul Circles.  She is passionate about seeing women know God, study their bibles and live on mission in their day to day lives.  With a passion to rightly divide the Word of Truth, Jennifer’s teachings and practical instructions will provide the Soul Circle attendees with basic tools to enhance their personal Bible study.   This week’s reading: Mark 8 - Luke 7See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
23/10/202310 minutes 58 seconds
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Week 42: Engaging the Culture with Discernment with Jen Oshman

Welcome to 52 Weeks in the Word with your host, Trillia Newbell, and special guest Jen Oshman. In this episode, we explore the essential topic of engaging today's culture with discernment. Drawing wisdom from readings in Matthew and Mark this week, they offer practical insights on navigating the complexities of our modern world while staying rooted in Christian principles. Join them for a thoughtful conversation that equips you to approach the cultural challenges of today with wisdom and faith. Jen Oshman is a wife and mom to four daughters and has served as a missionary for almost two decades on three continents. She lives in Colorado, where she encourages her church-planting husband at Redemption Parker. Her passion is leading women into a deeper faith and fostering a biblical worldview. She writes about that at jenoshman.com. Her first book is<a href="https://www.amazon.com/Enoug
16/10/202311 minutes 7 seconds
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Week 41: The Resurrection with Shai Linne

Join host Trillia Newbell and special guest Shai Linne on this week’s episode of 52 Weeks in the Word. This week, we dive head first into the Gospel of Matthew, exploring the profound story of the resurrection of Jesus Christ. Discover the biblical truths and spiritual insights surrounding this pivotal event in Christian history. Tune in for a faith-filled conversation that will renew your understanding of Easter's significance. Shai Linne is a recording artist who has released numerous acclaimed Christian hip-hop albums, including The Atonement and The Attributes of God. After completing a pastoral internship at Capitol Hill Baptist Church in Washington, D.C. and serving as an elder at Del Ray Baptist Church in Alexandria, VA, Shai co-founded Risen Christ Fellowship, an inner-city church in his hometown of Philadelphia, PA. Previously, Shai wrote God Made Me and You and co-authored It Was Good: Making Music to the Glory of God. He lives in Philadelphia with his wif
09/10/202312 minutes 3 seconds
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Week 39: The Book of Jonah with Isaac Adams

The book of Jonah is jam packed with action. We see Jonah actively run away from God’s command, being thrown overboard, getting swallowed by a giant fish, and then stepping into obedience and doing what God asked…sort of. What can we learn from this short piece of Biblical truth? Tune in to this week’s episode of 52 Weeks in the Word and hear a conversation all about the book of Jonah. Isaac Adams serves as lead pastor at Iron City Church in Birmingham, Alabama, and is the founder of United? We Pray, a ministry devoted to praying about racial strife. He is a speaker and author of the new book, Talking About Race: Gospel Hope for Hard Convos. You can follow him on Twitter.  This week’s reading: Amos 1 - Micah 7See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
25/09/202310 minutes 26 seconds
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Week 38: The Book of Amos with Jarvis Williams

To prepare us for next week’s reading in Amos, we asked Jarvis Williams to join us on the show. Amos is a small but mighty minor prophetic book and documents Amos’ passion and outspokenness for God’s righteousness.  Jarvis J. Williams is associate professor of New Testament interpretation at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and a preaching pastor at Sojourn Church Midtown in Louisville, Kentucky. He is the author of several scholarly articles and books, including One New Man: The Cross and Racial Reconciliation in Pauline Theology and Galatians (New Covenant Commentary Series). He is married to Ana and is father to Jaden.  This week’s reading: Daniel 7 - Joel 3 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
18/09/202312 minutes 24 seconds
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Week 37: The Minor Prophets with Dr. Charlie Dyer

Did you know that there are different kinds of books in the Bible? There is narrative literature, wisdom literature, the Law, and prophetic literature (among other genres). Today we are going to focus on the prophetic - specifically, the minor prophets. There are 12 minor prophetic books in the Bible. How can we read these books? What context do we need? How can we apply this? Tune in to this week’s episode to find out! Charles Dyer (BA, Washington Bible College; ThM and PhD, Dallas Theological Seminary) served as provost and dean of education at Moody Bible Institute before becoming professor-at-large of Bible at Moody and host of The Land and the Book radio program. Before coming to Moody, Charlie served for 20 years in multiple administrative and faculty roles at Dallas Theological Seminary, ultimately serving as executive vice president under Chuck Swindoll. In addition to his role as host of The Land and the Book radio program, Charlie is an Old Testam
11/09/202310 minutes 34 seconds
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Week 36: Life and Transitions with Hunter Beless

Transitions can be both exciting and hard. Can scripture and God’s work can ground us and guide us during this times? How? Today we are joined by Hunter Beless for a conversation on how the scriptures can provide consistency, rhythm, and comfort in ever-changing times. Hunter Beless is the founder and executive director of the Journeywomen Podcast. She believes God has called her to seek after those whom he has awakened to guide them back to their Heavenly Father. Hunter exercises this God-given design through her roles as a wife, mama, and podcast host.  This week’s reading: Ezekiel 20 - Ezekiel 36 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
04/09/202311 minutes 28 seconds
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Week 35: Ezekiel with Erica Wiggenhorn

There is a lot of depth in this week’s reading. From Lamentations to Ezekiel, we are exposed to themes of grief, exile, and the prophetic. How do we engage with these parts of the scriptures? Join us on this week’s episode of 52 Weeks in the Word for a conversation with Erica Wiggenhorn.  Erica Wiggenhorn is the founder of Every Life Ministries, bringing the truths of Scripture to transform lives. She teaches in various local and national venues and serves on the women's ministry leadership team for her church. She's also taught women in the Arizona State Prison system, and overseas. She loves to bring God's Word through Bible teaching, conferences, seminars and retreats. A graduate of Azusa Pacific University, Erica lives in Phoenix with her husband, Jonathan, and their two children, Eliana and Nathan. For more information about Erica, her Bible studies, and writing/speaking ministry, visit www.EricaWiggenhorn.com.  Lamentations 3 - Ezekiel 19 See <a
28/08/202313 minutes 28 seconds
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Week 34: The Rest of Lamentations with Jen Oshman

What does it mean to lament? What does it have to do with the Bible? And how does it relate to rest? Join us for this week’s episode of 52 Weeks in the Word with our special guest, Jen Oshman for a conversation all about the book of Lamentations.  Jen Oshman is a wife and mom to four daughters and has served as a missionary for almost two decades on three continents. She lives in Colorado, where she encourages her church-planting husband at Redemption Parker. Her passion is leading women into a deeper faith and fostering a biblical worldview. She writes about that at jenoshman.com. Her first book is Enough About Me: Find Lasting Joy in the Age of Self (Crossway) and second  Cultural Counterfeits: Confronting 5 Empty Promises of Our Ag
21/08/20239 minutes 31 seconds
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Week 33: Making Time to Study the Bible with Jennifer Lucy Tyler

One of the amazing attributes of our God is that He lives outside of time. It is one of the profound reasons why he is worthy of our worship! We as humans, however, only have 24 hours in the day! How do we actually create time to study the Bible? Why is it worth it? Join Trillia Newbell and Jennifer Lucy Tyler for a conversation all about making time.  Washington D.C. native Jennifer Lucy Tyler is a wife, writer, bible teacher and the founder of Soul Circles.  She is passionate about seeing women know God, study their bibles and live on mission in their day to day lives.  With a passion to rightly divide the Word of Truth, Jennifer’s teachings and practical instructions will provide the Soul Circle attendees with basic tools to enhance their personal Bible study.   This Week’s Reading Jeremiah 22 - Jeremiah 38 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
14/08/202313 minutes 47 seconds
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Week 32: Family Devotion Time with Melissa Kruger

We talk a lot in this podcast about personal Bible study - but what about those of us with kids? How can we engage them in the word as a family? How can we study the scriptures together? In this episode, we are joined by Melissa Kruger for a conversation all about family devotional time - what it is, how to create time for it, and what it can look like in order to bear fruit.  Melissa Kruger serves as director of women’s content at The Gospel Coalition. She is the author of The Envy of Eve: Finding Contentment in a Covetous World, Walking with God in the Season of Motherhood, In All Things: A Nine Week Devotional Bible Study on Unshakeable Joy, Growing Together: Taking Mentoring Beyond Small Talk and Prayer Requests, and Wherever You Go, I Want You to Know. Her husband, Mike, is the president of Reformed Theological Seminary, and they have three children. She writes at Wits End, hosted by The Gospel Coalition. You can foll
07/08/202310 minutes 47 seconds
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Week 31: The Book of Jeremiah with Elizabeth Woodson

Elizabeth Woodson is BACK for another episode of 52 Weeks in the Word, this time, to discuss the book of Jeremiah. Jeremiah is a LONG book so we are going to discuss three questions in today’s episode: how can we keep reading? Why should we keep reading? And what should we learn about Jeremiah when reading this book? Elizabeth Woodson is a Bible teacher and author who is passionate about equipping believers to understand the rich theological truths of Scripture. She loves helping people internalize their faith and connect it practically to everyday life. She is a contributing author of World on Fire: Walking in the Wisdom of Christ When Everyone’s Fighting About Everything and the author of Embrace Your Life: How To Find Joy When The Life You Have Is Not The Life You Hoped For. She is also a graduate of Dallas Theological Seminary with a master’s in Christian education.  This Week'd Reading: Isaiah 51 - Jeremiah 3See <a href="https:/
31/07/202310 minutes 31 seconds
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Week 27: Wisdom from the Proverbs with Karen Ellis

Did you know that “proverb” is not a Biblically exclusive term? There are all sorts of proverbs from many different cultures, religions, and people groups. T There are Irish proverbs, Buddhist proverbs, and proverbs from just about every spoken language. The book of Proverbs in the Bible, however, is God breathed and God inspired - making its wisdom divine and set apart.  Today we are joined by Karen Ellis for a conversation all about the book of Proverbs - what it is, how to read it, and how its wisdom applies to our life today.  Karen Ellis is the Director of the Center for the Study of the Bible &amp; Ethnicity at Reformed Theological Seminary (Atlanta). She holds Master’s degrees from Yale University and Westminster Theological Seminary, and is a Ph.D. candidate at Oxford Center for Mission Studies in Oxford, England. Since 2003, she has worked as an advocate for the global persecuted Church, raising awareness and promoting indigenous leadership in countries wher
03/07/202310 minutes 43 seconds
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Week 26: Psalm 139 with Chris Brooks

If you believe that God is love, then you know full well that God loves you. Praise the Lord for His love! But…do you believe that God knows you? That he fully knows you and fully loves you? That He knit you together in your mother's womb? Join us today for a conversation with Chris Brooks all about Psalm 139 and God’s deep knowledge of us.  Chris Brooks is the senior pastor of Woodside Bible Church, a multisite congregation across the Detroit metropolitan area. Chris served for 20 years as the senior pastor of Evangel Ministries, a thriving 1,600-member church in the heart of Detroit. He also served as the campus dean of Moody Theological Seminary in Plymouth, Michigan. A popular Detroit radio host since 2005, Chris is the author of Kingdom Dreaming and Urban Apologetics. He graduated from Michigan State University with a BA in Finance, completed his MA in Christian Apologetics at Biola University, and gra
26/06/202312 minutes 43 seconds
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Week 24: Psalm 67 with Isaac Adams

Have you ever heard an old hymn that contains the words, the Lord make His face shine upon you? This theme of the Lord’s face shining upon His people is seen as a theme throughout all of scripture - including Psalm 67. Join us for this episode for a discussion of this Psalm with Isaac Adams.  Isaac Adams serves as lead pastor at Iron City Church in Birmingham, Alabama, and is the founder of United? We Pray, a ministry devoted to praying about racial strife. He is a speaker and author of the new book, Talking About Race: Gospel Hope for Hard Convos. You can follow him on Twitter.  This Week’s Reading: Psalm 41 - Psalm 77See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
12/06/202310 minutes 52 seconds
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Week 16: Kings with Cynthia Cavanaugh

Who were the Kings of Judah? Were they Godly? Were they corrupt? Why does it matter and what can we learn about the Biblical narrative from these Kings and their stories? Join us for this week’s episode of 52 Weeks in the Word where host Trillia Newbell chats “all things kings” with Cynthia Cavanaugh.  Cynthia Cavanaugh is an author, speaker, and leadership influencer. Her story of brokenness has propelled her to write, teach, and help others redeem their pain and heal through the pages of God's Word. She is an award-winning author of several books, and the upcoming Bible study The Godly Kings of Judah: Faithful Living for Lasting Influence, an 8-week study about how to leave a legacy that endures (2022). Cynthia holds her MA in Leadership from Trinity Western University, where she is an adjunct professor in the Leadership degree program for international students. In addition to writing, coaching, and teaching, she is a freelance editor for new authors and is the host of th
17/04/202314 minutes 4 seconds
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66 Books in 52 Weeks: An Invitation

Do you want to read through the Bible in 52 Weeks? If so, you may need a companion! Join host, Trillia Newbell and producer, Emma Nussbaum for this very first episode to have all of your questions answered. What is 52 Weeks in the Word? Where can I listen? How is it different from other Bible reading plans? How are the book and podcast related? Tune in and find out.&nbsp; Starting January 1st, Trillia sits down with a pastor, author, or theological expert to discuss Bible reading tips, specific passages, or particular themes contained in scripture. Each weekly episode connects to the 52 Weeks in the Word reading plan. Whether it&rsquo;s your first or 50th time reading through the Bible, this podcast is for you. Give us 52 weeks, any weeks of the year, and we'll guide you through the Bible cover to cover.&nbsp; Get into the Word, so the Word can get into you! Available on the Moody Radio App, YouTube, and anywhere you listen to podcasts!&nbsp; <p
29/11/202210 minutes 55 seconds
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The Bible is a BIG BOOK! The thought of reading it cover to cover can be really intimidating...but with the 52 Weeks in the Word podcast and reading plan, it doesn’t have to be! Join Trillia Newbell and a variety of guests on Moody Radio's newest podcast. In each episode, Trillia sits down with a pastor, author, or theological expert to discuss Bible reading tips, specific passages, or particular themes contained in scripture. Each weekly episode connects to the 52 Weeks in the Word reading plan. Whether it’s your first or 50th time reading through the Bible, this podcast is for you. Give us 52 weeks, any weeks of the year, and we'll guide you through the Bible cover to cover.  To purchase 52 Weeks in the Word and gain access to the scripture breakdown, visit https://www.moodyradio.org/podcasts/52-weeks-in-the-word/ Get into the Word, so the Word can get into you!See <a href="h
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